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Capitalize on CalCom Solar’s expertise in designing, permitting, building and optimizing solar energy systems for agricultural operations and transform your energy liability into a productive asset that pays you money.

  • Recognized leaders in California and Central Valley solar energy:
    • Team members have led the deployment of 100+ megawatts (MW) of solar generating capacity for Ag operations
    • Responsible for some of the largest Ag solar installations in Central Valley
  • Expertise in USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) that enables Agricultural producers to get:
    • Grants for up to 25% of total eligible project costs
    • Loan guarantees on loans up to 75% of total eligible project costs
    • Combined grant and loan guarantee funding up to 75% of total eligible project costs
  • One of the first solar energy providers to capitalize on Net Energy Metering Aggregation (NEMA) for Ag operations:
    • Generate millions in additional savings compared to non-NEMA projects through reduced costs, faster deployment and greater ability to capture highest utility offsets (savings)
  • Innovative NexTracker trackers lower cost, improve performance and deliver more siting flexibility:
    • Reduce site prep, construction, and installation time / costs dramatically
    • Substantially higher performance / efficiency to maximize power generation and ROI
  • Advanced forecasting for higher ROI:
    • CalCom Solar has unique expertise in forecasting energy usage for Ag operations, which is critical to maximizing solar ROI
    • Analyzes hourly electricity usage and hourly demand charges against dozens of rate and tariff scenarios, weighs financial factors and Ag-specific operational variables
  • Unique support for Valley Ag organizations:
    • Member of Central Valley Farm Bureaus, Water Associations, and Grower Associations
    • Donate to AgOne Foundation, California Ag Leadership Foundation and advocate for Ag legislation
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